Sentence Examples

  • His obstinate resistance came to an end.
  • Monster of iniquity; but, in spite of the harshness and occasional cruelty with which he treated his religious opponents, for which an excuse may be found in the obstinate fanaticism of the monks,.
  • William, however, was too proud and too obstinate to lend himself to such a course.
  • In his thirty-third year he had already become renowned for the obstinate zeal with which he supported the falling dynasty of the Stuarts, and was rewarded for his services with the prebend and rectory of Cudworth, with the chapel of Knowle annexed, in Somersetshire.
  • With a surface gloss of Greek education, he united the subtlety, the superstition, and the obstinate endurance of an Oriental.

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